The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Friday, 19.30 to 21.30

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Friday 14 March 2014

Friday February 16th, 7.30pm - the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra celebrates it's 70th birthday

Paul Herriott presents a concert live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin, celebrating the 70th birthday of the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra. On this auspicious occasion, the orchestra's former Principal Conductor Gerhard Markson, soprano Orla Boylan and pianist Finghin Collins, all three firm favourites with the orchestra and with audiences, make a welcome return to boost the celebrations.
Wagner: Prelude & Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde, WWV90
Deirdre Gribbin: The Binding Years of Piano (Piano Concerto)
Prokofiev: Romeo & Juliet (excerpts)
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Gerhard Markson (conductor)
Orla Boylan (soprano)
Finghin Collins (piano)

The Friday Concert with Paul Herriott

Paul Herriott presents Trumpet virtuoso Hakan Hardenberger in Haydn and Planel Concerti live from the NCH with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra

Intermezzo - Trumpet on Tour!

What is that shiny object that Tomas Clancy has in his hands this evening, the former trumpet student is asked by his concert companion, Raymond Blake, as the two meet once more in the lobby for a VAT and a weighing of the merits of Miles Davis, gold dispensing ATMs and good chardonnay.

Friday February 23rd, 7.30pm

A stirring legend of love, sacrifice, war and a fabled drowned city, a masterpiece concerto written in the immediate aftermath of the carnage of the First World War, and a symphony of heroic dimensions in which fate came knocking at the door. RTÉ’s new Principal Guest Conductor Nathalie Stutzman (photo Simon Fowler) returns to the podium with Alban Gerhardt stepping into the spotlight for Elgar’s unforgettable Cello Concerto. We'll also enjoy Beethoven's monumental work of unrelenting vigour, the Symphony No. 5, as it moves through tumultuous challenge and quest to a euphoric conclusion, every bit as memorable as its momentous opening declaration.
Lalo: Le roi d’ys Overture
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C minor
RTE National Symphony Orchestra
Nathalie Stutzmann (conductor)
Alban Gerhardt (cello)

Music Played on the Show

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Title: Concerto For Trumpet In E Flat

Composer: HAYDN

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Håkan Hardenberger (Trumpet/Director)

Duration: 13:00

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Title: Symphony No. 1 In D, 'Classical'

Composer: PROKOFIEV

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Håkan Hardenberger (Trumpet/Director)

Duration: 15:00

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Title: Le Tombeau De Couperin

Composer: RAVEL

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Håkan Hardenberger (Trumpet/Director)

Duration: 17:00

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Title: Concerto For Trumpet And String Orchestra

Composer: PLANEL

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Håkan Hardenberger (Trumpet/Director)

Duration: 16:00

00:00

Title: Both Sides Now

Composer: MITCHELL

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Håkan Hardenberger (Trumpet/Director)

Duration: 5:00

00:00

Title: Oblivion

Composer: PIAZZOLLA

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Håkan Hardenberger (Trumpet/Director)

Duration: 5:00

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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